Can a yeast infection be diagnosed at an urgent care center?

Yes. Clinical symptoms and exam findings along with, occasionally, a swab of the vaginal discharge, is sufficient to make a presumptive diagnosis of a yeast infection and can be done at an urgent care center.

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Can a yeast infection be easily diagnosed at urgent care?

Yes. Clinical symptoms and exam findings along with, occasionally, a swab of the vaginal discharge, is sufficient to make a presumptive diagnosis of a yeast infection and can be done at an urgent care center. Read more...

Can bacterial vaginitis or yeast infections cause a sense of urgency?

Probably UTI. Very likely you have bladder infection(UTI) otherwise vaginitis by itself should not cause urgency(which is a symptom of bladder infection(also called cystitis). You will need to go see your doctor to find out more and get an antibiotic prescription to control the infection/s). Read more...
Sometimes. Sometimes, if there is enough irritation to the anterior vaginal wall, it can give a sense of urinary urgency. However, the most likely source is a developing urinary tract infection or urethritis. Read more...

What do doctors do to diagnose a yeast infection.?

Yeast dx. To diagnose a yeast infection the physician may obtain a medical history & perform an examination. If there is discharge will take a sample which can be examined microscopically at the office or may undergo further laboratory tests. Read more...

What can be done to diagnose an anal yeast infection?

Itching around . Moist anus with cheesy like material on skin. Often the skin is broken and weepy. If only this area is affected and scrapings by doctor confirm yeast, i usually treat with a anti fungal powder like Nystatin rather than an ointment . Pts respond more rapidly to the powder and the area is already wet and a petroleum based ointment makes the moistness worse. Read more...

How do you diagnose a yeast infection in males? I had unprotected sex with my gf while she thought she had a Y.I. Now I have white spots on my penis..

Swab. Men can have candida infection of the penis and it is called balanitis. It typically manifest as white itchy patches on the glans of the penis. To confirm the diagnosis, the doctor may swab around glans penis and under the foreskin, and send this sample for laboratory culture of the organism and the typical microscopic appearance of the spores and hyphae. Read more...